Darigold to invest US$67m in expanding production capacity of FIT Milk

USA – Northwest farmer co-operative, Darigold has unveiled that it will invest $67 million in its Boise, Idaho, facility this year to ramp up production of its lactose-free and high in protein milk brand, FIT […]

Müller Yogurt & Desserts appoints Michael Inpong as Strategy Director

UK – Müller Yogurt & Desserts, the yogurt manufacturing division of the Müller Group, has named Michael Inpong as the company’s new Strategy Director to help accelerate sustainable and profitable growth of the yogurt brand. […]

Action and collaboration called for to secure a sustainable future for European dairy

EUROPE – A new independent report conducted by the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP) has analysed the interlinked challenges and opportunities across the value chain of the European dairy sector. The report, which was […]

Arla Foods acquires UK logistics provider to strengthen its operations

UK – Arla Foods UK has acquired the distributor of a diverse range of products in ambient and chilled environment, PCL 24/7 Ltd and take on the services which are currently performed by PCL Transport […]

Danone partners with rePlant Capital on regenerative and organic farming

USA – Danone North America has partnered with rePlant Capital, a financial services firm dedicated to reversing climate change, to support the food and beverage company’s farmer partners. Through the partnership, rePlant will invest up […]

Fonterra transitions into more sustainable energy at the Te Awamutu site

NEW ZEALAND – New Zealand’s leading dairy processor, Fonterra has announced that its Te Awamutu site, located in the Waikato region, North Island of the country will stop using coal starting next season. The farmer […]

Arla Foods breaks ground for US$44m ingredients innovation centre in Denmark

DENMARK – Danish dairy cooperative, Arla Foods has started construction of a new €40 million (US$44.07m) modern innovation centre for the ingredients business in Nr. Vium, Denmark. The new innovation centre will be home to […]

Müller appoints Jon Jenkins as CEO of milk & ingredients division

UK – Müller has appointed Jon Jenkins the new chief executive officer of Müller Milk & Ingredients (MMI), the fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients business of the dairy group. Jon Jenkins, formerly CEO of […]

DMK Group further expands strategic partnerships in the ice cream sector

GERMANY – DMK Group, Germany’s largest dairy cooperative is expanding its existing portfolio in the ice cream sector with new creations for the Milram and Baileys brands. After working with Bahlsen last year, the company […]

JV to invest US$38m in establishing Rwanda’s first milk powder processing plant

RWANDA – TRIOMF East Africa, a joint venture firm owned by South African and Rwandan investors in collaboration with dairy farmers in Gicumbi District, Northern Province of Rwanda are set to establish a U$38m (Rwf37 […]